City Officials

The City of Auburn is governed by a Mayor and City Council. Members of the City Council are drawn from the four wards that make up the city. Council member terms are for four (4) years.

Council meetings are held each month in the city hall council chambers on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month at 7:00pm. If a council meeting should fall on a holiday, the meeting will be held on Tuesday. The public is invited to attend.

City Council

PositionNameAddressPhone #Term
MayorTom Berola409 N. 6th Street438-6151 Ext. 23012017-2021
Alderman   
- Ward 1
Ian Andrews304 N. Rose Dr.438-6151 Ext 27032017-2019
Lori Basiewicz
411 E. Washington St.438-6151 Ext 27042017-2021
- Ward 2Seth Williams
13955 State Rt 4438-6151 Ext 27052015 - 2019
Jason Garrett
410 N. 5th Street438-6151 Ext 27062017-2021
- Ward 3Larry Hemmerle
425 Pine View Drive438-6151 Ext 27072015-2019
Tracy Sheppard
901 Redwood Dr.438-6151 Ext 27082017-2021
- Ward 4Rod Johnson
4660 Timberview Drive438-6151 Ext 27092017-2021
Vic Devos, Jr
201 W Jefferson St438-6151 Ext 27102015 - 2019
City TreasurerChris Warwick15055 Woodland Trail Dr438-6151 Ext 27022017-2021
City ClerkJulie Barnhill100 N. Violet438-6151 Ext 27012017-2021
City AttorneyRaylene Grischow  

Committees

Standing CommitteeMembers
Administration
(relates to personnel and city office management)
Rod Johnson - Chairman
Chris Warwick, Ian Andrews, Larry Hemmerle, Lori Basiewicz, Jason Garrett
Health and Safety
(relates to police and public health matters)
Seth Williams-Chairman
Lori Basiewicz, Jason Garrett, Tracy Sheppard
Public Works
(relates to maintenance of city roadways & public buildings)
Rod Johnson and Larry Hemmerle - Chairman
Vic Devos Jr. , Seth Williams
Public Utilities
(relates to utility services provided to citizens of Auburn)
Rod Johnson and Larry Hemmerle- Chairman Vic Devos Jr., Seth Williams
Building PermitsRod Johnson
Parks & RecreationLarry Hemmerle- Chairman
Seth Williams, Lori Basiewicz, Ian Andrews
Health & HousingTracy Sheppard
Deputy Liquor CommisionerSeth Williams

Zoning and Planning Commission

James NuckolsEd Madaus
Penny Williams Wayde Rathgeber
Dave MillerKurt Powell
Steve Mulvey

Liquor Commission

Deputy CommissionerSeth Williams

Department Heads

Public WorksBill Karhliker, Superintendent
Police DepartmentBruce Centko, Chief
Utility OfficeKristy Ponsler, Office Manager